Friday 18 September 1942
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror, directed by John Rawlins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 September 1942 ?
- Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
- RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
- In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
- Şenes Erzik: Turkish businessman.
- Alex Stepney: English footballer and coach.
- Erich Bauer: German pro astrologer, well known in the popular fields.
- Koos van den Berg: Dutch MP (SGP).
- Gabriella Ferri: Italian singer whose career began in a Milan nightclub in 1963.
- Wolfgang Schäuble: Germany politician, a loyal Kohl partisan and deft party strategist, a workaholic. As Minister of the Interior, he steered the government through the worst racial violence since the Third Reich; summoned East European nations to discuss immigration; and regularly negotiated compromises between the ruling Christian Democrats and the socialist opposition.
- The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation is authorized.
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